The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South West / Somerset
Rank 75 53 61
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.47% 2.99% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.05% 17.76% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 6
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 107 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 11.53% 16.82% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 47 103 51
Median salary £42,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.23% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,250 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN in Somerset.

Salary trend for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Somerset over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -2 2 £33,750 -32.50% 1
Street - 1 £60,000 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for LAN.

1 20 (83.33%) WAN
2 15 (62.50%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) Juniper
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 10 (41.67%) MS Office
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (37.50%) Brocade
6 9 (37.50%) Time Management
7 8 (33.33%) VoIP
7 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (29.17%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) Project Management
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.83%) HP
10 5 (20.83%) MCP
10 5 (20.83%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
11 4 (16.67%) Unix
11 4 (16.67%) WLAN
11 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 4 (16.67%) CCNP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) WAN
2 11 (45.83%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) MPLS
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) WLAN
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
5 3 (12.50%) VPLS
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 2 (8.33%) ISDN
6 2 (8.33%) PABX
7 1 (4.17%) ADSL
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) CCTV
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Time Management
2 7 (29.17%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Change Control
7 2 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Network Management
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.17%) Network Design
8 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.17%) Service Design
8 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
8 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCP
3 4 (16.67%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) JNCIP
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) MCSE
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CCENT
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Juniper
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) Brocade
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) Dell
7 3 (12.50%) Veeam
8 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
8 2 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (8.33%) Google
9 1 (4.17%) BT
9 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
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